GLIMPSE OF KALPATHY RETHOLSAVAM AND CARNATIC MUSIC FIESTA

Authors

  • Shaji Antony Thekekkara (M.A, MPhil in Music), Research Student, University of Kerala, Trivandrum
  • Shinsy Thomas (M.A in Sociology), Research Student, Annamali University, Bhavan’s Public School-Doha-Qatar.

Keywords:

KALPAHY, RATHOLSAVAM, MUSIC FESTIVAL

Abstract

The district Palakkad has a glorious cultural tradition. The place is blessed with writers like Kunjan nambiar, the most popular poet of Malayalam and the founder of Thullal, purely a Kerala art form, had his birth in a small village called Killikurissimangalam in this district. Worthy contributions have been made by talented artists of this district for maintaining and enriching the classical music and dance forms of Kerala, such as Chakkiar Koothu, Thullal, Kathakali and Mohiniattom. Another important festival is the Kalpathy Ratholsavam. This is festival of the Tamil Brahmins.

References

[I] Biju Mathew: - (2012) Tradition and Fascinating Designations, page 436

[II] Biju Mathew: - (2016) Tradition and Fascinating Designations, page 424

[III] Biju Mathew: - (2018) Tradition and Fascinating Designations, page 418

[IV] Malabar Tourism book :( 2005) page 81--Snippet view.

[V] The news minute of MalayalaManorama-(2018) November 14

[VI] THE HINDU: ( 2015)-November-9 (2017) November-8

Additional Files

Published

15-08-2020

How to Cite

Shaji Antony Thekekkara, & Shinsy Thomas. (2020). GLIMPSE OF KALPATHY RETHOLSAVAM AND CARNATIC MUSIC FIESTA. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 6(8). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/2099